1 Dead and 8 Injured in Byron Accident on Byron Highway and Camino Diablo
BYRON, CA (June 16, 2022) – Wednesday night, a person died in a fiery crash on Byron Highway and Camino Diablo.
The incident occurred at around 5:40 p.m. on Byron Highway and Camino Diablo. According to reports, a vehicle overturned and knocked down wires with a pole fire.
When the crews arrived, they found a vehicle fully engulfed with fire with wires down and a pole impacted. Thus, they called for wildland fire since the vegetation caught fire estimated at 1/2 acre.
Officers confirmed that the crash had 8 patients. Four of them required hospitalization while the remaining were released at the scene.
By 6:10 p.m., officers confirmed that the crash led to a fatality. They also issued a SIGALERT as Byron Highway at Camino Diablo shut down in both directions. Moreover, 5 AMR units responded to the scene.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victim.
Moving Forward after a Tragic Loss in a Crash
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
The family of the victim must become aware that they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the most beneficial step toward recovery.
Filing a wrongful death claim will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a similar auto accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. With our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. For more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.